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31 Signs You Are a Thought Leader

The phrases "thought leader" and "thought leadership" seem to be everywhere today. What exactly is a thought leader? It's tricky because the phrases "thought leader" and "thought leadership" are new and trendy. Some such phrases have "stickiness" meaning that they stay around for a long time, possibly even …

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Laying the Groundwork for the Next Leader

Joshua the son of Nun, who stands before you, he shall go in there. Encourage him, for he shall cause Israel to inherit it. ~ Moses, speaking in [youversion]Deuteronomy 1:38[/youversion] Before the beloved leader Moses passed off the scene, he made sure that he did one thing well. He prepared the …

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Mentor the Next Generation or Risk Irrelevance

Mentoring young people has been a consistent part of my business model since I started my company 14 years ago. It has guaranteed that my skills stay sharp, my slang stays current, my tweets fly across mobile phones, and that the market of tomorrow will know, like, and trust me. If nothing else, another way to …

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Leading In the New Year [Audio]

As a Pastor, I've always gotten excited about January 1. Everybody is busy at Christmas and while it's a great time for outreach, it's also a great time to get distracted from kingdom growth. January provides a month when people are calming down, seeking peace, and making fresh starts and new commitments. It's …

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You Create the Culture of Your Leadership Environment

I threw out a few thoughts this morning and captured them on my iphone concerning the culture of your leadership environment. We can't always control which tasks we're going to be facing as a team, but we can determine ahead of time the prevailing attitudes. This is a matter of creating the right leadership …

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